The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Wireshark skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireshark over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireshark
England / East Midlands
Rank 98 - 91
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Wireshark 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% - 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% - 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £363 - £360
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 - £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 - £42.72

Wireshark is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 180 167 178
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 12.06% 10.32% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 103 80
Median daily rate £300 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 19
Median hourly rate £16.55 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.59% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

Wireshark
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Wireshark as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wireshark in the East Midlands

Wireshark
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wireshark in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireshark in the East Midlands

Wireshark
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireshark within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 2 £363 -
Wireshark
England

Wireshark
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireshark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Wireshark.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) NX-OS
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Wireshark
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) SolarWinds